LifeMoves | Summer ACES Adventure Camp is a seven week on-site camp for homeless children at LifeMoves family shelters in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties. Stemming from our year-round ACES (Achieving Career & Educational Success) programming which aims to engage children in fun science, technology, engineering, and math activities, Camp also incorporates weekly field trips to parks, museums, and sporting events across Silicon Valley and the Peninsula. The summer ends with an all-out Math Festival and Field Day event, complete with face painting, educational games, a photo booth, and a bounce house.
The camp is staffed by volunteer high school students, who serve as Camp Counselors, and college interns, who serve as Camp Program Leads, all of whom are supervised by LifeMoves employees. Each year’s team of Program Leads and Counselors dedicate thousands of hours to create a supportive and exciting summer experience for campers. See excerpts of our 2017 Summer Adventure Camp blog here: https://lifemovessummercamp.wordpress.com
Summer Camp Dates are : June 18 – August 2, 2018
Summer Adventure Camp is only made possible by private donations from the community. Donate online.
If you are interested in collecting and donating the items below, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at email@example.com
Cash Donations Accepted
The cost to provide Summer Adventure Camp to all of the children at LifeMoves shelters for homeless families is approximately $500 per camper. Please let us know if you would like to sponsor the cost of a child (or children) attending LifeMoves Summer Adventure Camp. Over 250 children are expected to participate this summer. Donate Online
Please send to: LifeMoves Summer Adventure Camp, 181 Constitution Drive, Menlo Park, CA 94025
Thank you for your interest in volunteering at LifeMoves Summer Camp!
Summer Adventure Camp is an on-site camp for children at LifeMoves shelters for homeless families. Campers engage in fun, educational activities on-site and take weekly field trips to national parks, museums, and theatrical performances.
Time Commitment: 8:30am-3:15pm, Monday through Friday for 2 weeks. Weeks may be non-consecutive.
Camp Dates: June 18 – August 2, 2018.
We are fully staffed for ACES Summer Adventure Camp 2018! Summer application period is closed.
If you have any questions, please contact our Director of Education, Lisa Brasile, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Camp Counselors are responsible for the guidance, safety and well-being of program participants in LifeMoves Summer Adventure Camp. Responsibilities include:
The main ballroom is now at maximum capacity but you can still enjoy the program!
Please join us in the adjacent ballroom to mingle with other LifeMoves supporters, enjoy breakfast and watch the event in its entirety on a large screen.
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